GENE AUTRY - AUTOGRAPH - HFSID 142
Sale Price $144.00
The actor signs a 3¼x2 piece of paper, affixed to 5x4 card.
Signature: "Gene Autry", 3¼x2, affixed to 5x4 card. Magazine photograph, b/w, 2x2½, affixed at lower right margin (2 surfaces). Gene Autry (1907-1998), the original singing cowboy, appeared in his first western in 1934. He was the only western star to be listed among the top ten moneymakers from 1938-1942. In 1942, Autry was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Song for "Be Honest With Me" from his film, Ridin' on a Rainbow. The Gene Autry Show was televised on CBS from 1950-1956, and The Adventures of Champion, which starred Autry's horse, also ran on CBS from 1955-1956. Scheduled opposite the popular series, Rin Tin Tin, it was cancelled in mid-season. Autry's business interests included aradio and TV chain, ranches, oil wells, a flying school, a music publishing company (he wrote 200 songs including "Here Comes Santa Claus") and the California Angels baseball team. Signature sheet lightly soiled, photograph touches it at lower right margin. Defects from original negative have reproduced on photo. Fine condition.
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